Understanding the Millennial Generation

Morne Swart
Posted: 09/07/2014

By 2020, the Millennial generation – also known as Gen-Y, will make up 50% of the workforce. There are differing opinions about exact dates, but Millennial generally refers to those born between 1982-2003. That means those born in the early 80’s will be at the midpoint of their career by 2020. Why should that matter to HR leaders? It matters because Millennial have different workplace needs, expectations and motivators than previous generations.

Morne Swart
Posted: 09/07/2014